When B.J. Hollars and his six-year-old son, Henry, began a 2,500-mile road trip retracing the Oregon Trail, their mission was to rediscover America, and Americans, along the way. While their adventure included the usual setbacks, their most compelling drama involved people, privilege and their attempt to find common ground in an all-too-fractured country. Join the father and son team for a reading and conversation on their reckoning with our nation’s founding, and their renewal of faith in America today.
This Local Writers program will be hosted using the online engagement platform Library OnDemand. Registration link coming soon. Upon registering, you will receive an automatic message with instructions on how to access the program. You do not need to download any software or create an account.